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Tom Polansek

LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures rise as U.S. cuts beef production estimate

12 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 11 U.S. cattle futures rose on Thursday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture trimmed its forecast for how much beef the nation will produce this year.

Trump trade war delivers farm boom in Brazil, gloom in Iowa

11 Oct 2018

LUÍS EDUARDO, Brazil/BOONE, Iowa The Bella Vita luxury condominium tower rises 20 stories over the boomtown of Luís Eduardo Magalhães in northeastern Brazil. Its private movie theater and helipad are symbols of how far this dusty farming community has come since it was founded just 18 years ago. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-Trump trade war delivers farm boom in Brazil, gloom in Iowa

11 Oct 2018

LUÍS EDUARDO, Brazil/BOONE, Iowa, Oct 11 The Bella Vita luxury condominium tower rises 20 stories over the boomtown of Luís Eduardo Magalhães in northeastern Brazil. Its private movie theater and helipad are symbols of how far this dusty farming community has come since it was founded just 18 years ago.

LIVESTOCK-Lean hog, live cattle futures approach seven-month highs

09 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 8 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog and live cattle futures climbed to their highest prices in about seven months on Monday.

LIVESTOCK-Lean hog futures extend recovery, near six-month high

06 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 5 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures climbed to their highest prices in about six months on Friday on technical buying.

LIVESTOCK-CME lean hog futures prices touch highest since April

04 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 3 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures rose for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday and touched their highest prices in more than five months.

LIVESTOCK-CME cattle futures jump after North American trade pact

02 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 1 Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures rose to their highest prices since April on Monday after the United States, Canada and Mexico said they struck a deal on a trilateral trade pact.

Mississippi River traffic halts north of St. Louis: Army Corps

27 Sep 2018

CHICAGO The Mississippi River closed to vessel traffic north of St. Louis on Wednesday after barges carrying loads of corn broke free from one another and struck a river lock, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said.

Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016 hurricane

19 Sep 2018

CHICAGO North Carolina estimated on Tuesday that 3.4 million poultry birds and 5,500 hogs died in Hurricane Florence, exceeding the number killed in the state's last major hurricane two years ago.

Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016 hurricane

19 Sep 2018

CHICAGO, Sept 18 More than 2,800 hogs on farms in North Carolina are estimated to have died in flooding from Hurricane Florence, exceeding the number killed in the state's last major hurricane two years ago, the state's agriculture commissioner said on Tuesday.

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